Best 809 of Building quotes - MyQuotes
Theres a lot to be said for doing what youre not supposed to do, and the rewards of doing what youre supposed to do are more subtle and take longer to become apparent, which maybe makes it less attractive. But your life is the blueprint you make after the building is built.
What valuable company is nobody building?
I pick up my pen. It flows. A building appears. There it is. There is nothing more to say.
Good work in the building of my vessel stood me always in good stead.
An angel once told me, "The inevitable consequence of love is the building of Temples.
A building has at least two lives - the one imagined by its maker and the life it lives afterward - and they are never the same.
New York is nearly a grave. The Empire State Building is its gravestone.
All buildings are predictions. All predictions are wrong.
We shall not have succeeded in demolishing everything unless we demolish the ruins as well. But the only way I can see of doing that is to use them to put up a lot of fine, well-designed buildings.
If the experience of leadership is like being at the edge of an unfamiliar chasm, the act of leadership is building a bridge across that chasm.
Destroying a religious symbol and building a religious center are really the same thing if you don't think about it.
We're here for such a short amount of time. Why do we spend any of it building sandcastles?
People say I design architectural icons. If I design a building and it becomes an icon, that's ok.
Existence is not an end in itself but merely the framework upon which all good, both real and imagined, may be built.
I like writing code. I like building product. I like making things that people like.
I used to have a little whisky before I went on stage. I realized that could have slowly turned into something a bit more serious. I get hyped up. I also think doing it a lot, you get used to it. You get more confidence. It's confidence building, really.
Richard N. Haass
You cannot be effective if those who work for you are not. So building their effectiveness ought to be a priority.
Nowhere has specialization penetrated so deeply into the building professions as North America.
It feels a lot colder when you're shoveling snow than when you're building a snow fort.
I think that the web and its various facets are incredibly useful in just building a fan base and getting your chops better.
An edifice is more than a house and less than a City, though it may resemble a house from the outside and a city from within. From without, an edifice may seem self-contained and finite; from within, it may well extend beyond lines of vision, both spatially and temporally. In almost every possible way, edifices manifest a principle central to the description of most physical structures in fantasy: there is always more to them than meets the eye.
The status quo is leaving the building, and quickly.
An endless number of green buildings doesn't make a sustainable city.
I had wanted to be a fish farmer, to be honest with you. I wanted to be an agriculturist. I wanted to have my own fish farm. I was also contemplating surfboard building.
The best strategy for building a competitive organization is to help individuals become more of who they are.
The modern human has mastered the art of building toxic homes and cities.
When terrorists attacked the symbols of our national unity and strength, they failed to realize that they were just symbols of our strength. The real strength of our nation comes from our people - not our buildings.
Building the future holds more attraction than ancestor worship, whichever ancestor we're talking about.
I would say for everyday I build buildings or houses like a bricklayer with canvas and paint.
My constituents in Kansas know the death tax is a duplicative tax on small businesses and family farms that, in many cases, families have spent generations building.
You cannot have politics without building mass-movements.
You don`t build a coalition by insulting our friends or acting like a loose cannon. You do it by putting in the slow, hard work of building relationships.
One cannot completely avoid this landmark character with large buildings such as these. But the city itself is also gigantic.
A building is a human being's space and the background for his dignity and its exterior should reflect its contents and function
Magnus Nwagu Amudi
In life, everything is built. Have you thought about it. You built who you are, how you want to be perceived, you built your character, you chose to remain where you are, you are your own creator. You can choose to be something else. You are not what you were, you can be anything you choose to build.
Instead of building walls, we should be building bridges.
An acceptance of your cultural inheritance, and at the same time a dislike of it, is a building block of good art.
My bosses cautioned me about my candor. Now my GE career is over, and I'm telling you that it was my candor that helped make it work.
What I have learned about museum buildings is that buildings have to have iconic presentations. The position of the art museum vis-a-vis other civic buildings needs to be hierarchal in the community. It has to be equal to the library and the courthouse.
i cried when i saw those buildings collapse on themselves like a broken heart.
I was building the plane while flying it in the first term.
Education is, quite simply, peace-building by another name. It is the most effective form of defense spending there is.
Prosperity is always built on slave labor. Ask any Ameri-can't. Or Bulgari-can. Yes, we can, eat from a trash can...
I'm building a dream with elevators in it.
In Florence, classical buildings sit against medieval buildings. It's that contrast we like.
Am I like the optimist who, while falling ten stories from a building, says at each story, I'm all right so far?
You can't build your dream by what you're going to do or planning to do or intend to do. You only build your dream by building it.
Ever since Napster I've dreamt of building a product similar to Spotify.
Spend more time building your character than trying to build your platform.
He can't fly around tall buildings, or outrun a speeding train, the only talent he seems to have is leaving a nasty stain!